Ekayashtika, Ekayaṣṭikā, Eka-yashtika: 6 definitions


Ekayashtika means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Ekayaṣṭikā can be transliterated into English as Ekayastika or Ekayashtika, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Ekayaṣṭikā (एकयष्टिका).—a single string of pearls.

Ekayaṣṭikā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms eka and yaṣṭikā (यष्टिका). See also (synonyms): ekayaṣṭi.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekayaṣṭikā (एकयष्टिका).—f.

(-kā) A single string of flowers, pearls, &c. E. eka and yaṣṭikā a necklace, &c.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekayaṣṭikā (एकयष्टिका).—[feminine] a single string of pearls.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekayaṣṭikā (एकयष्टिका):—[=eka-yaṣṭikā] [from eka] f. any ornament consisting of a single pearl, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Ekayaṣṭikā (एकयष्टिका):—[eka-yaṣṭikā] (kā) 1. f. A single string of flowers or pearls.

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Ekayashtika in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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